Ramune Kalediene

Summary

Affiliation: Kaunas University of Medicine
Country: Lithuania

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in life expectancy by education and socioeconomic transition in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Health Management, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:713-22. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint [Importance of the modern health management for the success of health reform in Lithuania]
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Public Health, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:891-6. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Healthy life expectancy--an important indicator for health policy development in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:582-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Social dimensions of mortality from external causes in Lithuania: do education and place of residence matter?
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Soz Praventivmed 51:232-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Sense of coherence and its associations with psychosocial health: results of survey of the unemployed in Kaunas
    Mindaugas Stankunas
    Department of Health Management, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:807-13. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint [Methods of suicides in Lithuania and their associations with demographic factors]
    Jadvyga Petrauskiene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:905-11. 2004
  7. pmc Seasonal patterns of suicides over the period of socio-economic transition in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus St 9, LT 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 6:40. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol-related injuries and alcohol control policy in Lithuania: effect of the year of sobriety, 2008
    Skirmantė Sauliūnė
    Department of Health Management, Faculty of Public Health, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, A Mickeviciaus Str 9, LT 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Alcohol Alcohol 47:458-63. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Mortality from external causes in Lithuania: looking for critical points in time and place
    Ramune Kalediene
    Faculty of Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Scand J Public Health 32:374-80. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Women's health, changes and challenges in health policy development in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Faculty of Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Reprod Health Matters 10:117-26. 2002

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in life expectancy by education and socioeconomic transition in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Health Management, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 44:713-22. 2008
    ..To present changes in life expectancy of males and females by the level of educational achievement and describe different aspects of inequalities in life expectancy over the decade of socioeconomic transition in Lithuania...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Importance of the modern health management for the success of health reform in Lithuania]
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Public Health, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:891-6. 2004
    ..Health managers should act as mediators between politicians and health professionals. Enlargement of the area of competences, increasing autonomy in solving problems and meeting of the training needs of health managers is essential...
  3. ncbi request reprint Healthy life expectancy--an important indicator for health policy development in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:582-8. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Social dimensions of mortality from external causes in Lithuania: do education and place of residence matter?
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Soz Praventivmed 51:232-9. 2006
    ..To assess inequalities in mortality from external causes by the level of education and the place of residence during the period of socio-economic transition in Lithuania...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sense of coherence and its associations with psychosocial health: results of survey of the unemployed in Kaunas
    Mindaugas Stankunas
    Department of Health Management, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 45:807-13. 2009
    ..CONCLUSIONS. Sense of coherence was low among the unemployed in Kaunas. Sense of coherence was lower among the unemployed with negative psychosocial health characteristics in comparison to the unemployed with positive characteristics...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Methods of suicides in Lithuania and their associations with demographic factors]
    Jadvyga Petrauskiene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 40:905-11. 2004
    ..Poisoning and jumping from the height were more common among urban males and females if compared to the rural population...
  7. pmc Seasonal patterns of suicides over the period of socio-economic transition in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus St 9, LT 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 6:40. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to assess the seasonal variations of suicides in Lithuania throughout the years 1993-2002, describing patterns by gender, age and method of suicide...
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol-related injuries and alcohol control policy in Lithuania: effect of the year of sobriety, 2008
    Skirmantė Sauliūnė
    Department of Health Management, Faculty of Public Health, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, A Mickeviciaus Str 9, LT 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Alcohol Alcohol 47:458-63. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Mortality from external causes in Lithuania: looking for critical points in time and place
    Ramune Kalediene
    Faculty of Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Scand J Public Health 32:374-80. 2004
    ..A study was undertaken to analyse trends in mortality from major external causes of death, and to detect urban/rural differences by cut points over the period of socioeconomic transition...
  10. ncbi request reprint Women's health, changes and challenges in health policy development in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Faculty of Public Health, Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    Reprod Health Matters 10:117-26. 2002
    ..Improvements in the health status of Lithuanian women can be expected if attention is paid to social determinants of health...
  11. doi request reprint Mortality of older adults in the context of socioeconomic transition and health reform in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Health Management, Faculty of Public Health, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Gerontology 59:213-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to assess mortality from major causes of death of older adults in the context of the socioeconomic transition and health reform in Lithuania...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Inequalities in life expectancy of Lithuanian males and females and contribution of major causes of death]
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Health Management, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, A Mickeviciaus 9, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 46:774-80. 2010
    ..The aim of this study to assess inequalities in life expectancy of Lithuanian males and females throughout the period of 1990-2006 and to estimate the contribution of major causes of death to inequalities in life expectancy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic transition, inequality, and mortality in Lithuania
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculty of Public Health, Kaunas University of Medicine, Mickevicius St 9, 3000 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Econ Hum Biol 2:87-95. 2004
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  14. ncbi request reprint [Trends in mortality of Lithuanian population throughout the first decade of Independence]
    Jadvyga Petrauskiene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, 3007 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 39:788-96. 2003
    ..The impact of cancer and respiratory diseases was significant neither for negative, nor positive changes in overall mortality...
  15. pmc Duration of unemployment and depression: a cross-sectional survey in Lithuania
    Mindaugas Stankunas
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus St, 9, LT 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Public Health 6:174. 2006
    ..Nonetheless, no studies have been performed about the associations between unemployment and mental health in Lithuania. The aim of this study was to evaluate the associations between unemployment duration and depression in Lithuania...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Assessment of disability-free life expectancy in Lithuania]
    Jadvyga Petrauskiene
    Department of Health Management, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, A Mickeviciaus 9, 44307 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 46:707-11. 2010
    ..THE AIM of the study was to evaluate disability-free life expectancy of Lithuanian males and females in 2001...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tackling social inequality through the development of health policy in Lithuania
    Vilius Grabauskas
    Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Scand J Public Health Suppl 59:12-9. 2002
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  18. ncbi request reprint Resources for development of training in public health and health managment in Eastern Europe: the Kaunas experience
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Mickevicius St 9, 3000 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Public Health Rev 30:145-54. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in daily variations of deaths from suicide in Lithuania: identification of possible risk factors
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Social Medicine, Kaunas University of Medicine, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:138-46. 2004
    ..Developing market economy and rising unemployment did not increase daily variation in suicides...
  20. pdf Mortality of Lithuanian population over 2 decades of independence: critical points and contribution of major causes of death
    Ramune Kalediene
    Department of Health Management, Faculty of Public Health, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Eiveniu 4, 50161 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 49:36-41. 2013
    ....
  21. pmc Case-control study of sudden infant death syndrome in Lithuania, 1997-2000
    Vilija Bubnaitiene
    Department of Pediatrics, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 2, 5009 Kaunas, Lithuania
    BMC Pediatr 5:41. 2005
    ..To identify risk factors for sudden infant death syndrome relevant in Lithuania...
  22. ncbi request reprint Awareness and practice of patient's rights law in Lithuania
    Danute Ducinskiene
    Department of Social Medicine, Faculy of Public Health, Kaunas University of Medicine, Lithuania
    World Hosp Health Serv 43:22-6. 2007
    ..Patient's rights law is intended to secure good medical practice, but it can also serve to improve understanding between patients and medical staff if both were aware of their rights...
  23. ncbi request reprint Temporal distribution of death among oncology patients: environmental links
    Elijah Stoupel
    Division of Cardiology and Epidemiology Unit, Rabin Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine, Petach Tikva, Israel
    J Basic Clin Physiol Pharmacol 14:225-33. 2003
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  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical cosmobiology: distribution of deaths during 180 months and cosmophysical activity. The Lithuanian study, 1990-2004. The role of cosmic rays
    Elyiahu Stoupel
    Division of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Medicina (Kaunas) 43:824-31. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Monthly number of newborns and environmental physical activity
    Elyahu Stoupel
    Division of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tiqwna, 49100 Tel Aviv, Israel
    Medicina (Kaunas) 42:238-41. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to explore links between environmental physical activity--solar, geomagnetic, cosmic ray--and monthly number of newborns in general and, separately, for each gender...
  26. ncbi request reprint Educational inequalities in cancer mortality differ greatly between countries around the Baltic Sea
    Nicole P M Ezendam
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Room AE 139, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 44:454-64. 2008
    ..To compare educational inequalities in cancer mortality between Poland, Lithuania, Estonia, Finland and Sweden...
  27. ncbi request reprint Three kinds of cosmophysical activity: links to temporal distribution of deaths and occurrence of acute myocardial infarction
    Eliyiah Stoupel
    Division of Cardiology, Rabin Medical Center, Beilinson Campus, Petah Tiqwa 49100, Israel
    Med Sci Monit 10:CR80-4. 2004
    ..We also compared the results obtained for correlation by gender...